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Ashland. As has been seen by our advertising columns, the sale of Ashland, "loveliest village of thep," takes place onWednesday, the 17th day of April.This charming little spot, with its picturesque cottages embowered in shrubbery, and exhibiting in almost every edifice an unusual degree of architectural taste and even elegance, is really one of the most attractive objects that the traveler sees on the whole line of railroad from Fredericksburg to Charleston. A more agreeable and healthyAshland, "loveliest village of thep," takes place onWednesday, the 17th day of April.This charming little spot, with its picturesque cottages embowered in shrubbery, and exhibiting in almost every edifice an unusual degree of architectural taste and even elegance, is really one of the most attractive objects that the traveler sees on the whole line of railroad from Fredericksburg to Charleston. A more agreeable and healthy rural retreat it would be difficult to find. Its proximity to Richmond renders it a very desirable residence for persons doing business in this city, and it will be seen that the company have extended the free passage on the railroad to the heads of families, to twenty-one years. Such advantages and inducements ought to have their weight with the public, and especially in times when economy and retrenchment are the order of the day.
$20 reward. --Ranaway from the subscriber, on the first day of this month, a Negro Woman named Sarah. She is about 40 years old. She is from the estate of Samuel Leake, and is now held by Walter D. Leake, Trustee. She is now in Richmond, with a forged pass. She has lived in Richmond for several years. She lived for the last two years with Mr. L. B. Conway, on 2d, between Broad and Marshall streets. She has two daughters; the oldest is an invalid, the other a springhtly girl, 11 years old. She has two sisters in Richmond, one living on Marshall, between 2nd and 1st streets, the other on St. James street, near the corporation line. I will pay the above reward if sent to me at Ashland, or confined in jail, so I can get her again. ap 4--1m Henry Saunders.